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Millettia japonica satsuma : discover the summer wisteria in 5 questions

1- What are the differences between wisteria and summer wisteria? Although both of these climbers belong to the large Fabaceae family, summer wisteria or Millettia japonica satsuma should not be confused with Japanese wisteria, the famous wisteria of the genus Wisteria with its opulent purple bloom ...

22
Feb
2023

Mountain in summer : discover the Val d'Escreins

nd wild nature without leaving France, come and discover this ideal playground for hiking, trail riding or simply family walks! A great place for summer hiking The period from June to September is the best time of the year to discover the Val d'Escreins, the time of a roaming hike or a family st ...

13
July
2022

Garden: What outdoor arrangements to choose this summer?

1- A multifunctional space One of the key trends for summer outdoor design is the creation of versatile spaces that can serve as both a relaxation area, an outdoor dining room, and a play area for children. To design this type of multi-functional garden or terrace, prioritize modular and versatile ...

27
Apr
2023

Lithuania: 5 good reasons to choose this destination in summer.

ping With its forests, crystal-clear lakes, and breathtaking landscapes, Lithuania is a dream destination for glamping enthusiasts (luxury camping). Summer is the ideal season to explore the Lithuanian countryside and its peaceful landscapes, and to enjoy unique outdoor accommodations. Whether you ...

18
July
2023

Weather: how to interpret the record heat observed in France?

previously held by May 2011. Over the past month, many records for warmth and mildness at night have also been broken locally. Temperatures reached summer levels, sometimes reaching +5°C or even +7°C degrees above normal. As a reminder, seasonal normals are established by Météo France over ...

07
June
2022

Summer table decoration: 5 ideas for a cheap decoration

1- A recovery tablecloth When it comes to table decor, the big trend of the summer is washed linen tablecloth, a sturdy fabric that is very soft to the touch. This durable, crinkle-effect material has the big advantage of not needing ironing. A washed linen tablecloth is a must-have for a summer ...

11
July
2022

How to perfect your tan during the summer?

sun exposure should be regular but not excessive to get a nice tan and a long-lasting caramel color. So the first tip for getting a tan during the summer is to gradually expose yourself to the sun. Follow the recommendations of dermatologists and do not expose yourself between noon and 4pm whi ...

11
July
2022

Summer Recipes: A Week of Easy and Seasonal Menus

What are the seasonal fruits and vegetables in summer? The week of easy menus that I propose below focuses on fresh and seasonal products. Summer is the time of year when you can easily find sun-ripened fruits and vegetables on market stalls and in supermarkets, such as: • tomatoes • z ...

25
Aug
2023

Flowers: the new Biennial of Arts blossoms in Nice this summer

Art blooms in Nice all summer long The Biennale des Arts of Nice has been a recurring cultural and artistic event in the city since 2013. As the Côte d'Azur capital aspires to become European Capital of Culture in 2028, it is hosting this Biennial for the fifth time this year. After A Summer fo ...

13
June
2022

Plant: Santolina Little Cypress in 8 questions

ts evergreen and aromatic foliage has a beautiful light gray color, which has earned it the nickname "silver santolina." It contrasts nicely with its summer flowering, when the plant is covered with small bright yellow pompons. 2- What is the difference between everlasting and cotton lavender? Despi ...

21
Apr
2023

All in the kitchen summer recipes: Cyril Lignac returns on M6.

Cyril Lignac to the rescue The program "La Route des coffres" that was supposed to be the summer novelty on M6 did not convince. Faced with disappointing ratings, the channel has decided to stop broadcasting this novelty and has called in a winning team, I am of course talking about Cyril Lignac an ...

04
Aug
2023

What are the trending colors in the garden?

What is the highlight color of the summer in the garden? The year 2024 is just beginning, but we already know the trendy color for summer in the garden. After a scorching summer in 2023 in many regions of France, gardeners are adapting their practices and desires to the changing climate. As high s ...

24
Jan
2024

Paris Plages: summer and sports activities.

lestones, the beach. Paris Plages is a popular event initiated by the city of Paris in 2002. For over ten years now, this operation takes place every summer on the forecourt of the Hôtel de Ville and the right bank of the Seine to give them a holiday atmosphere. Various fun and sporting activities ...

03
July
2012

Summer evenings: free shows in the Alpes-Maritimes.

"The cultural event of the summer" Since their creation in 1996, the Summer Evenings of the General Council have been one of the must-attend events of the summer on the French Riviera. These evenings, free and accessible to all, allow residents and tourists to have a good time with family or friend ...

20
May
2014

Partir en livre: a great celebration of children's books

Passing on the pleasure of reading What better opportunity than the summer vacations to immerse yourself in books and comics and experience extraordinary adventures? Because Reading is not a pleasure reserved for an elite, the Minister of Culture Fleur Pellerin decided to launch during the summe ...

16
July
2015

School supplies: 5 tips for a cheaper back to school

still in good condition. To be noted: if your child absolutely wants to change his schoolbag, track down the collection operations organized each summer by the large distribution brands. For a limited time, these stores take back schoolbags and backpacks in good condition in exchange for a vouch ...

18
Aug
2022

Fire prevention: Météo France launches a forest weather forecast.

"Why a forest weather forecast?" The impressive fires that ravaged the Landes forest during the summer of 2022 probably explain why Météo France has decided to launch a forest weather forecast for next summer. Global warming and drought are causing an increase in forest fires, especially during t ...

09
May
2023

Health: in summer, be careful with wet swimsuits!

mised individuals, diabetic women, and those who are sensitive to these health issues. Did you know? Cystitis or urinary tract infection is more common in summer due to the combined effects of summer heat, dehydration, as well as wet (after swimming or exercising) and tight clothing. To prevent th ...

20
July
2023

Watermelon and mint salad: a refreshing summer fruit salad.

ermelon - One yellow lemon - 2 sprigs of mint - 2 tablespoons of honey - 2 tablespoons of orange blossom water Note: To flavor desserts such as this summer fruit salad, you should use high-quality edible organic orange blossom water. Preparation of honey lemon sauce To prepare a very fragrant water ...

26
July
2023

Sardinia off-season: 5 good reasons to visit the island in low season.

the influx of tourists. With its Mediterranean climate and beautiful sandy beaches, Sardinia is a destination that attracts hordes of tourists every summer. The first good reason to visit this island off-season is therefore to avoid the biggest tourist crowds. As soon as the summer season ends, th ...

20
Sep
2023